Taiwan grabs five golds in 2020 tug-of-war competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese national tug-of-war team won five gold medals and one silver medal at the 2020 World Indoor Tug of War Championships in Ireland on Sunday (Feb. 23). The c...

Taiwan flag replaces Chinese Taipei banner at French fencing competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's teenage fencing team competed at the Challenge CEP Marathon Fleuret 2020 in Paris over the weekend and was able to secure second place in the male rankings an...

Taiwan women's under-18 hockey team takes home the gold medal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan women's under-18 ice hockey team took gold at the 2020 International Ice Hockey Federation U-18 Championships in Finland on Wednesday (Jan. 29). Team Tai...

Taiwan crushes S. Korea in Premier12, keeps Olympic hopes alive

Taiwan's national baseball team crushed defending champion South Korea 7-0 on Tuesday, securing a crucial victory in the Premier12 championship in Japan that keeps alive the nation's hopes of ...

Baseball player from Taiwan signs with MLB team

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese baseball player Liu Chih-Jung (劉致榮) has signed a US$750,000 contract with the Boston Red Sox to become the 2nd Taiwanese player on the current Red Sox roster aft...

Taiwan flag spotted at World of Bread contest despite ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After winning two consecutive championships, Team Taiwan participated in the 7th biennial The World of Bread (Mondial du Pain) competition held in the French city of Nante...

Female Taiwanese gymnast qualifies for Olympics for first time in 51 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — By qualifying for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, 16-year-old Ting Hua-tien (丁華恬) has become the first female Taiwanese gymnast to qualify for the Olympics in 51 years....

Team Taiwan bags 12 medals at 30th Summer Universiade in Naples

Team Taiwan has won 12 medals—four gold, five silver and three bronze—for seventh in the overall standings as of Day 5 at the 30th Summer Universiade running July 3-14 in Naples, Italy. ...

Video shows Taiwanese javelin thrower qualify for Tokyo Olympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese javelin thrower Cheng Chao-tsun (鄭兆村) took silver at the Diamon League athletics meet in Shanghai on Saturday, a first for Team Taiwan and qualifying him for next yea...

Exclusive Interview: Taiwan's ICT to play important role in autonomous vehicles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo opened in Taipei on March 26, and one of the highlights is an exhibition on mobility and transportation, the ITS Expo, organized by t...

Exclusive interview: 'Team Taiwan' looks to international market to provide smart mobility solutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo opened in Taipei on March 26, and one of the highlights is an exhibition on mobility and transportation, the ITS Expo, organized by t...

The 2019 Tour de Taiwan to get underway in Taipei on March 17

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2019 Tour de Taiwan, a 723-km-long cycle race across Taiwan with five stages this year, will take place over 5 days from March 17 to March 21, with each day completing a st...

'Team Taiwan' prepares for Foodex Japan, aims to expand market for country's products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture, External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), along with food industry representatives are gearing up for the largest agri-food fair ...

Taiwan agricultural exports hit record high in 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan saw its agricultural exports soar to US$5.47 billion in 2018, marking the highest in two decades, Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) announced Thursday after receiving a ...

Taiwan United Nations Alliance to push for UN membership referendum in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Director General of the Taiwan United Nations Alliance (TAIUNA) Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) said yesterday (Nov. 27) that independent political alliances will work together to push...